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April 5, 2013 Announcements

by UofL Today last modified Apr 04, 2013 02:40 PM expired

Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting April 4. They are in the April 5 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) Opera Theatre presents ‘Dialogues of the Carmelites’ this weekend
2.) Upcoming School of Music concerts

Events
3.) Like Cardinal sports? Want to see the games for free?
4.) Chinese Spoken Drama Showcase

Grand Rounds
5.) Getting Started in Medical Education Research: 10 Tips for Success

Professional Development
6.) Interprofessional Comics & Medicine Workshop with MK Czerwiec and Michael Green

Talks
7.) Graphic Medicine: Can Comics Make Us Better Caregivers?
8.) Spring 2013 Seminar Series
9.) ‘Using Scientific Evidence to Reduce Poverty’
10.) Colloquium — Community-Based Participatory Intervention Research: A Mixed Methods Approach

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) Opera Theatre presents ‘Dialogues of the Carmelites’ this weekend
8 p.m., April 5, and 2 p.m., April 7 Bomhard Theatre, The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St.
$25, general admission; $10 for students with ID
“Dialogues of the Carmelites,” by Francis Poulenc, is the story about a young woman of nobility who becomes a nun against the wishes of her family. It is set against the terrifying backdrop of the French Revolution and includes one of the most powerful moments in musical theater.
Additional Information: 584-7777, Kentucky Center

2.) Upcoming School of Music concerts
April 7–11, Comstock Concert Hall and Bird Recital Hall
Free unless noted otherwise
Comstock Concert Hall: Music eX Series: J. Patrick Rafferty and Brittany MacWilliams, violins, Erin Rafferty, viola, Paul York, cello, and Dror Biran, piano, 3 p.m., April 7 ($15, $5 for students with ID); University Concert Band & Community Band, 8 p.m., April 8; University Jazz Ensemble I, 8 p.m., April 9; University Student Composers, 8 p.m., April 10; and University New Music Ensemble, 8 p.m., April 11. Bird Recital Hall: University String Chamber Ensembles, 8:30 p.m., April 9.
Additional Information: 892-6907 School of Music

Events
3.) Like Cardinal sports? Want to see the games for free?
9:30 a.m.–3 p.m. April 13 Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium
Athletics seeks people to share their Louisville pride on the front lines as volunteer ushers at sport events. Register for next orientation session for Cards Club-Special Forces—in conjunction with the Spring Game—and find out what it’s about. Send your name, sport interest, cell phone, work extension and email address to Maggi Constantz, director, Special Forces (fax 852-8691).
Additional Information: Maggi Constantz, 852-2471

4.) Chinese Spoken Drama Showcase
9:20 a.m.–12:40 p.m. April 5 Room 300, Bingham Humanities
Free
UofL students studying Chinese will present a series of mini-plays, skits and comic dialogues in Chinese. Refreshments will be served 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. This is an opportunity for our students to share their unique experience of learning Chinese and Chinese culture with the university community.
Additional Information: Li Zeng, associate professor

Grand Rounds
5.) Getting Started in Medical Education Research: 10 Tips for Success
Noon–1 p.m. April 9 Room 102, Instructional Building
All those interested are invited to attend.
David A. Cook, MD, MHPE, professor of medicine and medical education, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, will present at the Health Science Educators Grand Rounds. Cook has conducted several systematic reviews, presented at numerous national and international conferences and published nearly 100 journal articles and book chapters on medical education topics.
Additional Information: Lunch will be served. RSVP to Emily Carr. 1.0 CME Category 1 Offered.

Professional Development
6.) Interprofessional Comics & Medicine Workshop with MK Czerwiec, RN, MA & Michael Green, MD, MS
3:30 p.m.–5 p.m. April 11 School of Dentistry Room 127 (enter on Preston Street)
Free
MK Czerwiec, RN, MA & Michael Green, MD, MS aims this workshop at health professionals, students and people who appreciate graphic narratives or “comics” in the medical context. It is intended to equip “non-drawers” with the confidence and resources to enjoy drawing and to provide ideas for integrating drawing into education and practice. Supplies provided. Please register.
Additional Information: Humanities and Social Justice in Health Care

Talks
7.) Graphic Medicine: Can Comics Make Us Better Caregivers?
Noon–1 p.m. April 11 School of Nursing (K Building) Room 4003
Free
MK Czerwiec, RN, MA, will give a lecture on the use of comics for improving care giving. Participants will learn about the benefits of combining visual and textual accounts of their experiences — as well as those of their patients — and will be armed with several concrete exercises aimed at expressing, and thereby helping to reduce, the stressors unique to their work. Reception following in Room 2023. Please register.
Additional Information: Humanities and Social Justice in Health Care

8.) Spring 2013 Seminar Series
Noon April 5 Shumaker Research Building, Room 139
Free
The Department of Biology presents “On the causes and consequences of region-wide changes in the dynamics and disturbance regimes within the eastern deciduous forest of the U.S.” by Walter Carson, associate professor, biological sciences, University of Pittsburgh.
Additional Information: Terri Norris, 852-2573

9.) ‘Using Scientific Evidence to Reduce Poverty’
1 p.m. April 12 Chao Auditorium, Ekstrom Library
Free & open to the public
Meghan Mahoney of MIT’s Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab will discuss her organization’s philosophy and track record of applying scientific methods to the development and improvement of poverty-reduction programs here and around the world. This is the final lecture in the spring 2013 series on “Science, Technology, and Social Change.”
Additional Information: Facebook, Poverty Action Lab

10.) Colloquium — Community-Based Participatory Intervention Research: A Mixed Methods Approach
Noon April 8 Baxter Auditorium, Baxter 2 Research Building basement, Health Sciences Center
Free
School of Nursing and Kent School of Social Work present Rosanna DeMarco, PhD, PHCNS-BC, FAAN from Boston College, Connell School of Nursing. DeMarco will present her community-based research which resulted in an innovative intervention with African American women living with HIV/AIDS. RSVP to Karin Gates. Lunch will be provided to those who register with Karin.
Additional Information: Karen Kayser, PhD, 852-1946; Carla Hermann, PhD, RN, 852-5366

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